Ped Sleep Medicine Physician

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

OUR PROMISES

  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.


The Robert T. Stone Respiratory Center at Akron Children's Hospital has an immediate opening for a full-time BE/BC Pediatric Sleep Medicine physician to join our team.,  The position offers flexibility to physicians with an interest in both sleep and pulmonary medicine.


Ranked a Best Children's Hospital by  US News and World Report in Pediatric Pulmonology, our Sleep team includes a sleep psychologist, an APRN, 2 nurses and 2 sleep-certified physicians who have additional certificitifications s in pediatric and pulmonary medicine.  A sleep certified pediatric neurologist also provides coverage including EEG interpretations.  We collaborate with a variety of other specialists throughout our tertiary care facility for well-rounded, sleep-disorders care.  Our modern 5-bed AASM-accredited on-site sleep lab currently operates 5 nights  per week and conducts about 750 sleep studies annually including in-hospital sleep studies using our mobile unit.  We are adding a 6th technologist and plan to perform studies 6 nights a week.


Akron Children's offers competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, malpractice, relocation, vacation and CME


Hospital Overview

Akron Children's Hospital is the larges pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over 1,000,000 patients each year.  Centered around two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 29+ primary care offices, the Akron Children's Hospital system provides services at nearly 90 locations across an urban, suburban and  rural region of Ohio.  The services and subspecialties at Akron Children's hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today- from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.


Community Overview

Akron Children's Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland  From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area and Northeast Ohio has something for everyone.  The area is rich in history and cultural diversity and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources.  This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment.  Northeast Ohio is gaining a reputation as a world-class center for research and development in a variety of high-tech industries, and has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!


Qualified candidates may submit their CV to lschapel@akronchildrens.org or call (330) 543-5082 for more information


Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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